Pressure Cooker

  • Investigators 'very close' in their pursuit of Boston bomber 18-04-2013 06:52 PM

    Boston: In a potential breakthrough into the deadly twin bombings at the Boston Marathon, US investigators were "very close" in their pursuit of the bomber after footage from surveillance videos showed a man carrying and dropping a black bag believed to have held one of two bombs. Investigators were "very...
  • Boston bomb suspect spotted on video, no arrest made 18-04-2013 05:15 AM

    Boston: Investigators have spotted a Boston Marathon bombing suspect from security video taken before two blasts ripped through central Boston on Monday, a US law enforcement source said on Wednesday, in what is potentially the biggest break in the case yet. No arrests had been made, and the suspect in...
  • Boston: Lid of pressure cooker used blasts found 17-04-2013 06:40 PM

    Boston: Over a day since twin blasts in the US city of Boston killed three people, the lid of the pressure cooker that was used in the bombings has been found on a rooftop. Two identical pressure cooker bombs containing BB-pellets and nails were used in the attacks to cause...
  • Boston: Bombs were in cookers, says person briefed on probe 16-04-2013 10:28 PM

    Washington: The explosives used in the deadly Boston Marathon bombing were contained in 6-liter pressure cookers and hidden in black duffel bags on the ground, a person briefed on the investigation told The Associated Press on Tuesday. One of the explosives contained shards of metal and ball bearings, and another...